Gateway Korea Foundation

The Gateway Korea Foundation provides opportunities for the Heartland Community to learn about and experience Korean culture.  Based in St. Louis, Missouri, the Gateway Korea Foundation will draw from communities across the American Midwest to nurture a greater understanding and appreciation for Korean culture.

MISSION

The Gateway Korea Foundation provides opportunities for the Heartland Community to learn about and experience Korean culture. Based in St. Louis, Missouri, the Gateway Korea Foundation will draw from communities across the American Midwest to nurture a greater understanding and appreciation for Korean culture.

게이트웨이 한국 재단은 미국사회에 한국문화를 알리고 한국문화를 경험하게 하며, 세인트루이스를 중심으로한 미 중부지역을 상대로  미국사회가 한국문화를 이해하고 감상하도록 돕는데 중점을 두고있습니다. 

Image Credits: (1) 'mission,' from  'Korea, a jade paradise' by Jean-Claude and Roland Michaud'; (2-3) from "Korean Cultural Insights by Korea Tourism Organization" 


Goals

Educate: Share the unique elements of Korean culture and history with second generation Koreans and the broader population of Midwest America.  

Celebrate: Instill in the broader Gateway community a sense of appreciation of the contemporary and historic Korean culture.

Establish: Korean presence in the broader Gateway community.


History

The Gateway Korea Foundation was founded in 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri.